Nashville Kids Museum - Adventure Science Center


Choose from a spectacular, fulldome show in state-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium; hands-on, interactive exhibits; or one of our award-winning programs like daily Science Live! demonstrations, 3D printing workshops, summer camps and more!

  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

 We are open Thursdays - Mondays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., allowing limited guests enter the museum per hour. We strongly encourage buying your tickets in advance.
We will be closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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Kids & Teens


Early Explorers

Join us Monday mornings for Early Explorers! Preschoolers and their parents can enjoy all the exhibits, see a special preschool planetarium show, and attend story time with our staff. Plus, you have the chance to meet other parents, arrange a play date, or just enjoy having a special time for your curious little one! More info»

GSK Science in the Summer™

This FREE program introduces scientific concepts in a fun and hands-on setting to elementary-aged students while supporting STEM learning and helping lessen the impact of summer learning loss. More info»

Homeschool Science Lyceum

Join us for our NEW educational science program geared towards homeschool students! These biweekly courses allow students to explore chemistry, physics and anatomy in fun, hands-on ways with each lesson building on the foundation laid during the previous class. More info»

Innovation Incubator (I2) Maker Labs

Explore the latest in high-tech projects in the Innovation Incubator! More info»

Public Labs

Discover all the labs we have available right now! More info»


When school is out, Adventure Science Center Camp is in session with programs for youth in grades K-6, and special programs in the summer for rising 7th-9th graders. More info»


Experience the ultimate exploration of science with an all-night sleepover, or create your own private adventure with an Almost Overnight event. More info»


An annual conference where high school girls get to meet professional women in STEM careers while engaging in hands-on STEM activities. More info»

Youth CR3W

More than just another extracurricular, Youth CR3W is a program that prepares Nashville teens for college and the working world. More info»